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Our faculty and staff are vital to our success. NMSU seeks employees who are creative and flexible in developing and evaluating new ideas and ways to evolve NMSU into the future. We invite you to take the first step to your successful and rewarding career and apply today.



Annual Vacation

for full time employees

We pay up to


of Health Benefit Costs


Credits Annually

Of Tuition Benefits

for employees, their spouses or their dependent children

Why Work at NMSU?

From your job search to retirement, we are here to support you through all phases of your career.


Aggie Perks

- Health and wellness programming
- Employee assistance
- Discount programs for special events and participating vendors
- Recreation
- Health screenings and testing


Happy Family

Compensation and Benefits

- Market-based pay ranges
- Professional development and training
- Health insurance options
- Retirement plans
- Tuition assistance
- Annual leave
- Life insurance and disability coverage


White Sands

Explore New Mexico

- 294 days of sunshine annually
- Enjoy lakes, mountains, skiing, and hiking - all a daytrip away
- Walk historic Old Mesilla
- Visit museums
- Learn about more about outer space
- Savor authentic New Mexican cuisine


Campus Field

Our Values

- Leadership
- Excellence
- Access
- Diversity & Inclusion
- Student-Centered

Learn more about our crimson community.


Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

At New Mexico State University, we are proud of our designation as a Hispanic-serving institution with a long-standing commitment to meeting contemporary needs of our students through teaching excellence and student and community engagement, as well as efforts to cultivate diverse, inclusive, and equitable practices. It is part of our values to embrace our differences as an asset and we actively seek to include wide-ranging perspectives and ensure all members of our community feel safe, respected, included, and valued.

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Business Woman

Prospective Staff

Learn how your unique skill set can benefit our student-centered mission.

Research Faculty

Learn about the support NMSU can provide for your research endeavor.

Prospective Faculty

Learn more about faculty appointments and HR procedures and processes for academic personnel.
Student on Laptop

Student Workforce

Explore your interests and build your résumé while prioritizing your coursework.

Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Take the next step

Explore open positions to see where you might fit.


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Hadley Hall, Room 17 (map it) | MSC 3HRS
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  • PO BOX 30001 Las Cruces, NM 88003 | 
  • (575) 646-0111

New Mexico State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, NMSU does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, retaliation, serious medical condition, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, spousal affiliation or protected veteran status in its program or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs.

Inquiries may be directed to the Executive Director, Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator, Office of Institutional Equity, P.O. Box 30001, E. 1130 University Avenue, Las Cruces, NM 88003; 575.646.3635; 575.646.7802 (TTY)